Some experts worry that money market mutual funds could suffer rare losses due to the European debt crisis, so it might be a good time to consider a switch, perhaps to a money market account at your bank or credit union.
Investment manager Vanguard said Wednesday that it plans to offer a 401(k) plan service for small businesses.
As the economy continues to sour, you can create a cash reserve by selling stocks, bonds or mutual funds that have lost money, while setting yourself up for a better tax situation when you file your 2011 returns.
Six mutual fund investments with a proven track record to help new investors find stable returns in this stormy market.
Bank savings yields are pitifully low, causing many savers to reach for bigger yields in short-term bond funds. But the results might not be worth it.
A new Morningstar study has found that low-cost funds are consistently beating their high-cost competitors.
Does the world really need a NASCAR fund? Companies keep pushing bizarre strategies.
Fund investors wage a holy war on fees, arguing that the more you pay in fees, the more it undermines your returns. But what fees are reasonable?
The relative health of bank interest rates is shaky, but consumers can still score great deals.
The funds may be costing investors more than a billion dollars a year, a Georgia State University report shows.